$100 – $250

A Farm to Barbecue Dinner with James Beard winner Adrian Miller

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Rio Grande Farm Park

6935 Colorado 17

Alamosa, CO 81101

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This is a Fundraiser for the Rio Grande Farm Park. All food will be raised at the Park or from local farmers and ranchers. A traditional Matanza as well as southern and Mexican Barbecue styles will be explored. Soul Food Scholar and James Beard award winning author Adrian Miller will be there to share ideas and scholarly information as well as serve as an advisor for this event, which is part of the whole LOCAL! weekend.

Adrian is also a culinary historian and a certified barbecue judge who has lectured around the country on such topics as: Black Chefs in the White House, chicken and waffles, hot sauce, kosher soul food, red drinks, soda pop, and soul food. Adrian’s book, Soul Food: The Surprising Story of an American Cuisine, One Plate at a Time was published by the University of North Carolina Press in August 2013. Soul Food won the 2014 James Beard Foundation Book Award for Reference and Scholarship. His next book, The President’s Kitchen Cabinet: The Story of the African Americans Who Have Fed Our First Families, from the Washingtons to the Obamas. The President’s Kitchen Cabinet has been nominated and won a 2018 NAACP Image Award for “Outstanding Literary Work–Non-Fiction.”
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Rio Grande Farm Park

6935 Colorado 17

Alamosa, CO 81101

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